Fresno County to Open Local Assistance Center (LAC) for Residents Impacted by Creek Fire

UPDATE: As of Friday, October 9, 2020, the Local Assistance Center has closed and transitioned to virtual status. Services may now be accessed online at fresnocountyca.gov/recovery

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This Monday, September 21, the County of Fresno will open a multi-agency Local Assistance Center (LAC) at the Clovis Veterans Memorial District located at 808 4th Street, Clovis, CA 93612 to support residents impacted by the Creek Fire as part of the ongoing recovery process.

The LAC will be open seven days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. until further notice. This center will serve as a one-stop shop to help connect residents and property owners with assistance and resources available through a variety of state and local agencies. Available resources include, and are not limited to, critical document replacement services, social services, economic recovery and financial services, motor vehicle services, healthcare, mental health services and Red Cross.

Residents and property owners seeking in-person assistance at the LAC will be reminded to practice COVID-19 prevention measures including wearing a face covering and maintaining social distancing.

Additional information regarding the Creek Fire can be found at https://www.co.fresno.ca.us/departments/public-health/fresno-county-emergency

NOTE: Effective at 8:00 PM this evening (9/19/20), services currently offered at the Clovis North/Granite Ridge temporary evacuation point will only be accessible virtually by calling 1-800-REDCROSS until Monday (9/21/20), at which time services will be available at the LAC.

See below for a list of LAC resources. This list will be updated as services change.

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